The good, the bad, and the mad of Internet research

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TOPIC: Research a well-known person using only Internet resources.

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Who are you?

Who will you be online? Photo: Frederic Poirot/flickr/CC

TOPIC: Curating your digital history TASK: WordPress account, Twitter account

READ: WordPress Basics, by Mindy McAdams; Microsoft’s 11 tips for social networking safety;¬†Resources for exploring digital identity, privacy and¬†authenticity by Catherine Cronin of NUI, Galway.

FURTHER READING (highly recommended!): Digital Identities: Six Key Selves of Networked Publics, by Bon Stewart.

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